Greeks Rally Against Canada Gold Mine Project

Protesters in city of Thessaloniki say mine will cause irreversible environmental damage to the area.

Up to 15,000 people have taken to the streets of the Greek city of Thessaloniki to protest against a planned Canadian gold mining project.

The demonstrators say the mine will cause irreversible environmental damage to the area.

Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Thessaloniki.

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